Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Crawley during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Engineer
West Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 81 72
Rank change year-on-year +25 -9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 13 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Crawley 2.12% 0.24% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 0.25% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 27
Crawley median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £25,125 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £37,500 £33,750
West Sussex median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +33.93% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Crawley
Permanent vacancies in Crawley with a recognized job title 584 802 810
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 96.28% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 507 767 728
Crawley median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £60,000
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

Job postings that featured Test Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Crawley.

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Crawley

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in Crawley.

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Crawley

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Crawley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Engineer in Crawley over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Engineer in Crawley

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Test Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Crawley region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (61.54%) Process Improvement
2 8 (61.54%) Defect Tracking
2 8 (61.54%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) Wireless
2 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) BDD
4 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (38.46%) Games
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) Windows

Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (61.54%) Defect Tracking
2 8 (61.54%) Process Improvement
2 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) BDD
3 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle